geoff1103621
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Other, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone, Steel guitar, Upright bass, Cello, Accordion, Ukulele, Clarinet, Harp.

ABOUT

I am a classicaly trained double bassist. I consider myself a freelance artist and have performed in a wide variety of venues and musical ensembles. I read music and was a music teacher in public school for 13 years and have conducting experience. My experience includes playing in orchestras, musicals, big bands, blues bands, small groups for social events, jazz trios and duos and large R&B bands. I want to be in a professional group only.

Screen name:
geoff1103621
Member since:
Dec 20 2015
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

I have a wide variety of influences a short list includes:
Francois Rabbath, Edgar Meyer and Gary Karr from the classical world. Stanley Clarke, Victor Wooten and Harvey Brooks have been my electric bass influences. Jazz players include Rufus Ried, Dave Holland and Ray Brown.

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Upright bass:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

I have two double basses and two Fender Jazz basses. Amplifiers for any occasion.